Merilyn is a rice farmer in Agusan del sur. She is 32 years old with 4 children. She is able to sustain her family through her farm. She manages a rice field. Now, she needs financial assistance, and that’s why she joined Community Economic Ventures, Inc. to get a loan with low interest. She has requested 4,000 Php to improve her farm and buy farm supplies.
About Community Economic Ventures, Inc.
Community Economic Ventures, Inc. (CEVI), based in Bohol, was awarded the Platinum Award for Transparency in Social Performance Reporting by CGAP. Social performance monitoring is imperative in measuring a microfinance institution’s effectiveness. The fact that CEVI is participating in this process speaks volumes about the organization’s commitment to serving its clients effectively. In addition to providing credit for its clients, CEVI provides savings, insurance, and training through regular cluster group meetings.